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East Hampshire

Shows the general election results for East Hampshire, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,262 and a turnout of 71%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Hinds, Damian
Majority
13,497
Electorate
72,262
Turnout
71%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 56.8%
LD 30.5%
Lab 7.9%
UKIP 2.9%
Eng Dem 1.4%
JACP 0.6%

Party results and changes 2005 - 2010

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Hinds, Damian  Con 29,137 56.8 9.7
Carew, Adam  LD 15,640 30.5 -3.5
Edbrooke, Jane  Lab 4,043 7.9 -8.6
McGuinness, Hugh * UKIP 1,477 2.9 0.3
Williams, Matt * Eng Dem 710 1.4 1.4
Jerrard, Don * JACP 310 0.6 0.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Eng Dem JACP
2005 47.0% 33.9% 16.4% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 56.8% 30.5% 7.9% 2.9% 1.4% 0.6%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
185 East Hampshire 26.3%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
57 East Hampshire 56.8%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
105 East Hampshire 71.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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